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Sunday 14th April

I have never felt so lonely on the grid as today – the only Private Owner..! Despite the ghastly-looking sky and cold brisk southeasterly, it proved remarkably soarable from midday onward. Alison Instructed – quite a busy day from that point of view. Carol Trial-lessoned and Graham tugged. Many thanks to Greg for stepping in to Winch for most of the day – and then help with instructing. Sid ...
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Thursday Evening 11th April

A productive(ish) evening. Tim & Xtophe proceeded with the glass repair on the underside of MY. Tony & Kevin changed the tailwheel of the baby Grob. Pete F worked on the buggies Andy W cooked The most common reason for tailwheel tubes failing is starting the day with the tyre soft. Please make sure there is air in the tyre as part of the DI. This would be much easier if the foot pump that has been taken from the ...
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2 months ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

The snow didn't stop the BGGC boys and girls from playing in the skies yesterday #gliding #snowdays #snowwriting #cotswoldlife

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2 months ago
The Old Flying Club

A few pictures from today, so beautiful!

2 months ago

SNOW UPDATE:

The B4066 past the club is clear of snow in each direction from Uley to Stroud. Frocester Hill is also clear.

To avoid messing up the ... See more

2 months ago
Photos from Bristol and Gloucestershire Gliding Club's post

There may be no flying today but the airfield sure looks pretty and the B4066 is clear too. Hopefully see some of you for the Junior British Gliding ... See more

2 months ago
Oxford Gliding Club

Life at Oxford Gliding Club isn't just about flying gliders, it's about the spirit of the club environment. Making friends for life, experiencing ... See more

2 months ago
Timeline Photos

Get some flying in before the snow hits! #sidsweather #gliding #snowdays

2 months ago
Timeline Photos

It's that special time of the week... Wednesday looking like the best bet! #gliding #pilotlife #sidsweather

📷 @smaka_snaps

2 months ago
Timeline Photos

There's still time to apply for our cadet scheme! #youthinaviation #gliding #flyforfree #applynow #youngpilots #pilotlife

2 months ago
British Gliding Team

As they prepare for their trip to the Junior World Gliding Championships in Hungary, the British Junior Gliding Team are travelling to airfields ... See more

3 months ago
UK Junior Gliding

It's STASH TIME again! It's been three years(!) since we last opened up orders for our svelte line in Winter Series clothing, so make sure you don't ... See more

3 months ago
Timeline Photos

Tuesday and Thursday looking like the best days to fly this week! #sidsweather #gliding #groundsickness #aviation

📷 @smaka_snaps

3 months ago

Keep up to date with the latest news on our members blog. Lots of ridge flying this weekend. Great to see our K21 back on the grid too! ... See more

3 months ago
Nympsfield

Bristol Aero Talks are hosting a talk by Howard Torode on the History and Development of High Performance Sailplanes on Fri 18th January at BAWA in ... See more

3 months ago

The weekend’s ridge forecast looks good. Sunday the better day. This is the skysight ridge prediction at 1300 on Sunday.

3 months ago
Andrew

New shiny rudder!

My view tonight.

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